Scottish Country Dance Club of Canberra


The original SCD Group in Canberra, founded in 1954, and still dancing.


 Position  Name  Contact
President Derek Synnott

Jenny Wardrobe
Treasurer Eileen Newmarch

SCOTTISH COUNTRY DANCE CLUB OF CANBERRA CLASSES:  Resumption following easing of COVID-19 restrictions

Black Mountain Reelers  will resume from Tuesday 15th September 2020 (details as below)

Classes on Thursday evenings remain SUSPENDED until further notice

Contact Jenny Wardrobe - for further information.


The Black Mountain Reelers class meets Tuesday lunch time at the North Canberra Baptist Church Hall. Visitors and new dancers are always welcome. Doors open 12 noon, dancing from 12.15 to 2.00pm.

Classes resume on 14 January 2020

Go to this link for more details.

Teacher - Ann Parkinson


Thursday evening class 7.30 - 9.30pm at the North Canberra Baptist Church Hall. A class for new dancers will be held concurrently as required.

Classes resume on 6 February 2020

Teacher -  Bruce Clark

Friday Socials will take place on 28 February, 12 June, 11 September, 23 October at the North Canberra Baptist Church hall, 7.30-9.30pm.  See flyer for details

For further information, please contact the Secretary via the email address above.

Second Canberra Book of Scottish Country Dances
comprising 15 dances selected from the open competition held by the SCDCC in Nov 2018
is available for download here

Club History

"1954 -2004 and Still Dancing".
The history of The Scottish Country Dance Club of Canberra over its first 50 years
by the late Bob Clark, a founder member. To download a copy click here

Minutes of recent committee meetings: 6 October 2016        4 February 2017         4 February 2018

Minutes of 2018 AGM

11 September 2018      27 November 2018 (summary)


  • Bruce Clark


North Canberra Baptist Church,
17 Condamine Street, Turner
(opposite Turner Primary School)

North Canberra Baptist Church

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